Medical &Health

Two dengue patients taking treatment at hospitals

A total of two dengue patients are currently taking treatment at different hospitals across the country,


No new Dengue case was reported in the past 24 hours until Saturday morning, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said in a media release.


Both patients are from the capital.


Some 442 people have been diagnosed with dengue since the beginning of this year. Among them, 439 have recovered, the DGHS said.


Bangladesh witnessed a massive dengue outbreak last year when 101,354 people were hospitalised and 101,037 recovered fully.


Dengue killed 179 people last year, according to official figures.


Source: United News of Bangladesh